August 2013 Archives

A network benchmarker for Perl programs?

I had an idea for the Benchmarking chapter of Mastering Perl but I don't have time to implement it. But, with many of my ideas, someone probably already has.

The DBI::Profile module hooks into DBI calls to monitor database queries. The autodie replaces some built-ins so they error-out differently.

Could we do the same thing with the low level networking calls to measure octets…

About brian d foy

user-pic I'm the author of Mastering Perl, and the co-author of Learning Perl (6th Edition), Intermediate Perl, Programming Perl (4th Edition) and Effective Perl Programming (2nd Edition).